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Alberta Heritage MarkersHERE WE BEGIN TO MINE THE COAL - Lethbridge, Alberta

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Plaque describing the start of coal mining in the area

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Alberta Heritage MarkersLethbridge City Mine - Lethbridge, Alberta

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Overlooking the Oldman River and Fort Whoop-up

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisMonument à Charles-Emmanuel II de Savoie - Saint-Christophe (Rhône-Alpes), France

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Ce monument dédié à Charles Emmanuel II, avec un blason comportant deux lions et un écusson au centre, a été édifié à l'une des falaises du défilé de la voie Sarde en 1675, et garde aujourd'hui encore l'entrée en terre savoyarde à la base du défilé.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65

location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Shelby Chapel Cemetery - Henderson County, TX

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A 1999 Texas Historical Marker for Shelby Chapel Cemetery notes that the first burial was that of an infant who was born and who died on the same day in 1897.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Institut de recherches sur les pâtes et papiers - Montréal, Québec

in Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)

L'Institut des pâtes et papiers fut bâti en 1927 selon les plans de Percy Nobbs, alors professeur de design à l'École d'architecture et le dessinateur de beaucoup d'autres pavillons du campus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Pavillon Otto-Maass - Montréal, Québec

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Devant son nom à un éminent directeur du département de chimie qui entreprit d'importantes recherches au cours de la Deuxième Guerre mondiale, le pavillon Otto Maass de chimie fut construit entre 1964 et 1966.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Tours du Fort-des-Messieurs-de-Saint-Sulpice - Montréal, Québec

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Les tours du Fort-des-Messieurs-de-Saint-Sulpice sont deux constructions cylindriques en moellons érigées en 1685.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Collège de Montréal - Montréal, Québec

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C’est dans une annexe du presbytère de la Longue-Pointe que le Collège de Montréal voit le jour au printemps 1767.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsSeguin Municipal Building - Seguin, TX

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A 1935 WPA project designed by architect Louis Wirtz, the building exemplifies one period of architecture in Seguin.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsKuykendall Cemetery – Cherokee TX

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National Youth Administration project to improve the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsPark Square Fountain - Seguin, TX

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A 1935 WPA Project.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: 10/2/2018

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Texas Historical MarkersSmith Cemetery

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Texas Historical Medallion and Plate for the Smith Cemetery, southwest of Athens in rural Henderson County, at the end of Henderson County Rd 1210, off of FM 753.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst National Bank

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Texas Historical Marker near the rear entrance to the Henderson County Annex, the former First National Bank at 125 N Prairieville St, Athens, TX, providing some history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Spirit of '76Bicentennial Monument - Casa Peralta - San Leandro, CA

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This is a memorial flagpole at thee Casa Peralta in downtown San Leandro.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesDeutsche Kirche - Murten, FR, Switzerland

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The German church of Murten is the Reformed church of the German speaking majority in this bilingual town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Fribourg, Switzerland

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesAlexander Makenzie - Montreal, Quebec

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Sir Alexander Mackenzie was the first person to traverse the North American continent north of Mexico. Sir Alexander Mackenzie est la première personne à traverser le continent nord-américain au nord du Mexique.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesBlack Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada Armoury - Montréal, Québec

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The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada Armoury National Historic Site of Canada is located on de Bleury Street, at the centre of Montréal, Québec.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings431 Fremont Street - Stafford-Olive Historic District - Washington, MO

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This building is number 5 on the NRHP listings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings401 West Main Street - Downtown Washington Historic District - Washington, MO

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This building is classified as a "A-3 & Commercial" in this Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings409 W. Main Street - Downtown Washington Historic District - Washington, MO

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This building is listed as D and commercial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/17/2018

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings323 West Main Street - Downtown Washington Historic District - Washington, MO

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Classified as "D" and "Commercial."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings313-317 Elm Street - Downtown Washington Historic District - Washington, MO

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

Classified as "D" and "Commercial." Also, shown as 317 on the NRHP map, yet it is 313, 315, 317 and upstairs (313B)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/17/2018

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings144 S Main St - Helper Commercial District - Helper, UT

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Built around 1912, the building at 144 S Main St, Helper, UT is a contributing building to the Helper Commercial District. Today, it is part of a bar, the Regis Club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Utah

date approved: 10/17/2018

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings138 S Main St - Helper Commercial District - Helper, UT

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

Built around 1912, the building at 138 S Main St, Helper, UT is a contributing building to the Helper Commercial District. Today, it is part of a bar, the Regis Club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Utah

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsBarn - Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site - Elverson, PA

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

Today, sheep and horses mill around this historic site, mostly for the pleasure of the visitors, but during the iron making days, the barn was used to house the livestock vital to the business's operations.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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